Updating kubuntu to 8 10


12-Aug-2016 21:52

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Moreover, updating system kernel will ease us to take advantage of new kernel fuctions and also it helps us to protect ourselves from vulnerabilities that have been found in earlier versions.

There is yet another procedure which we haven’t showed here as it requires compiling the kernel from source, which is not recommended on production Linux systems.

If you’re still interested in compiling the kernel as a learning experience, you will get the instructions on how to do it at the Kernel Newbies page.

: Install is followed by one or more packages desired for installation.

If package is already installed it will try to update to latest version.

Suggested Read: How to Upgrade Kernel in Cent OS 7 Ready to update your kernel on Ubuntu or one of their derivatives such as Debian and Linux Mint? To find the current version of installed kernel on our system we can do: To upgrade the kernel in Ubuntu, go to and choose the desired version (Kernel 4.15 is the latest at the time of writing) from the list by clicking on it.